Donations Archive

Match challenge issued!

This morning (Thursday, February 15, 2024), we hosted a Chamber Coffee in the Timmons Ballroom at the historic Hotel Stilwell in downtown Pittsburg. Thanks to funding provided by CFSEK and Equity Bank, we awarded a $250 grant to each of eight local organizations that address housing needs as part of the 2024 CFSEK Chamber Coffee … Continue reading →

CFSEK Year-End Giving Guide 2021

Welcome to the 2021 CFSEK Year-End Giving Guide! In this guide, we’re summarizing six charitable-giving strategies that Southeast Kansas residents can use this year to increase their charitable giving and decrease their federal tax bills. Like last year, some of these strategies offer limited-time opportunities for taxpayers, but some of them are old standbys and … Continue reading →

Match Day 2021 [Update: Ended]

Match Day 2021 Graphic

Update: Match Day 2021 is over! Thank you to all our donors for your generous contributions to this community-wide fundraising event! Read more about our results. Original post: The Community Foundation of Southeast Kansas is hosting its sixth annual Match Day on November 30, 2021, National Giving Tuesday! CFSEK has a total of $47,000 to … Continue reading →

Get Ready for Match Day 2020!

The Community Foundation of Southeast Kansas invites you to participate in its fifth annual Match Day on December 1, 2020, National Giving Tuesday! CFSEK has set aside $40,000 to match community gifts to the endowment funds of 25 local nonprofit organizations. Each participating fund will receive a prorated match out of the match funds based … Continue reading →

Disaster Relief Fund: COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic is having an impact on our health, the businesses we rely upon, the strength of the global economy, and the way we live our daily lives. As we all continue to navigate through these challenging times, we want you to know that the Community Foundation is here to help as we all … Continue reading →